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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1940) 1 (4): 573–575.
Published: 01 December 1940
...Charlegso Ggio Rutledge Gordon Silber, Menasha, Wisconsin: George Banta Publishing Co., 1940. Pp. 162. Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 Charles Goggio 573 The Influence of Dante and Petrarch on Certain of Boccaccio’s Lyrics...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1957) 18 (2): 170–171.
Published: 01 June 1957
... Mcfricac” of Pctrarch: .4 Manual. By ERNESTH. WILKINS. Roma: Edizioni di Storia e Letteratura, Sussidi Eruditi 8, 1956. Pp. 35. It does not seem incongruous that Petrarch’s lctters should receive some attention from the editorial point of view. This aspect (even if we preferred it not...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1996) 57 (3): 397–423.
Published: 01 September 1996
...Gordon Braden Applied Petrarchism: The Loves of Pietro Bernbo Gordon Braden 0lder historicist studies of literature usually made their points by applying nonliterary information to literary texts, with results that now often seem reductive and constricting. It has been...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1971) 32 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 March 1971
...Frank J. Warnke Forster Leonard Cambridge: At the University Press, 1969. xvi + 204 pp. $7.50. Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 REVIEWS The Icy Fire: Five Studies in European Petrarchism. By LEONARDFORSTER. Cambridge: At the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1960) 21 (4): 381–387.
Published: 01 December 1960
... they vied for the humanists, as did Francesco da Carrara or the Visconti for Petrarch; or that they, in general, favored the arts. (That there was, certainly, a second thought behind all this should not be astonishing; the arts seem to have felt at ease and flourished in that strange...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2017) 78 (4): 539–542.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Gordon Braden This isn’t just a matter of bookkeeping, or necessarily one of purposed allusion; the dense cross-referencing becomes a kind of microclimate, generating its own weather. Petrarch’s Canzoniere 35 (“Solo et pensoso i più deserti campi”), for example, serves Ronsard as a starting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2013) 74 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2013
... explores the wider political stakes of imitation in Du Bellay’s works. The Olive showcases French poetic and cultural superiority through bloody images of mutilation and consumption of Italian sources, reshaping Petrarchism into an attack on Italy as beloved. The sonnets and manifesto jointly target the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1954) 15 (2): 192–193.
Published: 01 June 1954
.... Pp. xxvii + 423. Lire 3700. Professor Wilkins is a Petrarch scholar of international reputation, and this volume, which presents his final views on important Petrarch problems, will almost automatically take its place on the reference shelf of every Italianist. Of the twenty...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2018) 79 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 March 2018
... widespread in early modern European literature. A superficial reading of this book might view Petrarch as Hui’s main subject: although Hui keeps returning to Petrarch, to view the subsequent chapters on Francesco Colonna, Joachim Du Bellay, and Edmund Spenser as add-ons would be to underestimate Petrarch’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2004) 65 (3): 365–390.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Ages.”1 In creating this Middle Time as a temporal wilderness ripe for mod- ernist colonization, Petrarch somehow manages to occupy at once all the possible spaces we might discover for colonial relations: he is at once colonizer and colonized, empire builder and rebellious native, crowned poet...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1963) 24 (3): 314–316.
Published: 01 September 1963
... Estzldios sobre el Petrarquismo m Espafia. By JOSEPH G. FUCILLA.Madrid: CSIS, 1960. Pp. xv + 340. In this work we are given for the first time a detailed picture of the impact of Petrarchism on the lyric poetry of Spain during the Golden Age, from the innovations of BoscAn and Garcilaso...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1967) 28 (2): 249–252.
Published: 01 June 1967
... major figures-Dante, Petrarch, Michelangelo, Tam, and Marinwand appends to each of these chapters an extensive selection of texts accompanied by stringent analyses. In other chapters he discusses the Sicilians and the Stilnovisti, deals with certain Zeitstile, such as the baroque, surveys the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1970) 31 (3): 308–329.
Published: 01 September 1970
....~As we direct our concept of imitation away from the formal exercise and toward the inner dimensions of a genre, toward how the poet develops his poem as an extension of his frame of mind, we discover that we must revise such settled notions as we have of the Elizabethan debt to Petrarch and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1945) 6 (3): 327–328.
Published: 01 September 1945
...John D. Kern Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 AN UNIDENTIFIED REVIEW, POSSIBLY BY SCOTT By JOHN D. KERN On December 3, 1810, Walter Scott remarked in a letter to John Murray, the London publisher : I have sent Gifford the Petrarch but with an...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1968) 29 (4): 478–482.
Published: 01 December 1968
... hyperbole dominate the poet’s use of the sonnet form at that time, stifling true lyriasm and psychological insight and preventing him from breathing life into Cassandre: “In Amours I.. . perhaps because of the force of his commitment to imitate Petrarch, Ronsard was profoundly professional and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1996) 57 (1): 77–105.
Published: 01 March 1996
....-Peter Shaffer, Gzft of the Gorgon Uncrowning the Family Petrarch Robert Lowell’s last book of poems, Day by Day, parallels the anamor- phism of Sidney Nolan’s cover portrait for the 2 July 1967 Time maga- zine. Around Lowell’s disembodied head is a zigzagging laurel wreath that looks...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1950) 11 (1): 106–108.
Published: 01 March 1950
...., of the Department of Philosophy of Columbia University. The work contains an introduction describing the main trends and problems of the earlier Italian Renaissance philosophy and selections from the works of Petrarch, Valla, Pico, Pomponazzi, and Vives (the latter as an appendix), with...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1966) 27 (2): 136–146.
Published: 01 June 1966
... fluttering standards of the counterrevolution have already been raised. Patricia Thomson’s pre- cise analysis of the relationships among Wyatt, Petrarch, and Petrarch’s Italian followers illuminates, in turn, the richness of Wyatt’s inheri- tance from Chaucer and the native English lyric tradition6...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1965) 26 (4): 614–615.
Published: 01 December 1965
... careful scrutiny of many Italian texts. Wyatt’s debt to the commentators on Petrarch and to Italian poetic theory is nicely described. The chapter on Serafino is very good, and the study of the possi- ble sources of Wyatt’s satires is carefully done. The resulting portrait of Wyatt’s poetic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2001) 62 (3): 285–290.
Published: 01 September 2001
... innovative, confirmatory or disruptive, variously timely and vari- ously successful. Gordon Braden undertakes this task for Petrarch, with a modesty—“I did not read Petrarch . . . until I in effect had to” (xi)—and a confidence that honor both his author and a line of...